College of Education Health and Human Services
School of Foundations, Leadership and Administration
www.kent.edu/ehhs/fla


Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers*

Administrative services and facilities managers

  • 6.5% faster than the average
  • 325,900 number of jobs
  • $98,890 potential earnings

First-line supervisors of personal service and entertainment and recreation workers, except gambling services

  • 11.2% much faster than the average
  • 313,100 number of jobs
  • $42,000 potential earnings

General and operations managers

  • 5.8% faster than the average
  • 2,486,400 number of jobs
  • $103,650 potential earnings

Personal service managers, all other; entertainment and recreation managers, except gambling; and managers, all other

  • -1.8% decline
  • 1,189,200 number of jobs
  • $116,350 potential earnings

Recreation workers

  • 10.0% much faster than the average
  • 417,100 number of jobs
  • $28,440 potential earnings

Additional careers

  • Recreation Director
  • Park Operations DirectorMeeting, convention, and event planners
  • Forest and conservation workers
  • Lodging managers
  • Park ranger*
  • Tour and travel guides
  • Park Operations
  • Facility Manager
  • Athletics Supervisor
  • Aquatics Supervisor
  • Recreation Program Director

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.